HHH CONCERTS | ANNA KONDRASHINA (FLUTE) AND PAVEL TIMOFEYEVSKY (PIANO) | LUNCHTIME DUO SERIES | 12 OCTOBER (13:00)
C. Schumann - Three Romances for violin and piano (arr. Kondrashina/Timofeyevsky)
L. Boulanger - Nocturne
Schulhoff - Sonata for Flute and Piano
Elgar - Salut d’Amour
Elgar - La capricieuse (arr. Bennett)
Gershwin - Three Preludes (arr. Kondrashina/Timofeyevsky)
This concert takes place at St Christopher’s Church, St Christopher's Green, Haslemere, GU27 1DD.
Flautist Anna Kondrashina has been hailed as one of the most communicative, exciting and inspiring performers of her generation. A prizewinner of the prestigious Kobe International Flute Competition in Japan and the Nicolet International Flute Competition in China, she has recently been awarded the Worshipful Company of Musicians’ Silver Medal.
Anna’s international career includes solo performances with the Buchmann-Mehta Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Zubin Mehta and the Kobe City Chamber Orchestra and performances with numerus esteemed orchestras, such as the Philharmonia Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Chamber Orchestra, London’s Arch Sinfonia Orchestra and Persimfans Orchestra in Russia. In 2018, Anna was selected to join the London Philharmonic Orchestra Foyle Future Firsts Development Programme. The following year she was awarded a place on the Philharmonia Orchestra MMSF Instrumental Fellowship Programme, followed by a position of Associate Flute in the Philharmonia Orchestra for 2021/23 season.
Pianist and composer, Pavel Timofeyevsky, is quickly gaining a reputation as one of the most exciting and compelling artists of his generation. Born in Russia and educated in England, Pavel graduated with distinction as Master of Arts from the Royal Academy of Music, London. Solo and chamber music recitals, as well as concerto performances with orchestras have brought him to nearly all major concert venues in UK; these include the prestigious Wigmore Hall, as well as the Royal Festival and Queen Elizabeth Halls in London.
Concert tours, along with television and radio appearances in other parts of the world include the USA (Merkin Hall in New York and Fred Kavli Theatre in LA), China (Shanghai Oriental Centre for Arts, Guangzhou Opera House), Italy, Russia, France, Spain, Sweden, Greece, South Africa, Kenya and India. Pavel is the recipient of several prestigious British music awards, scholarships and national competition prizes: these include the Musicians Benevolent Fund Award, the 2007 Myra Hess Award, and the Philharmonia Orchestra Martin Musical Scholarship for piano, as well as winning the BBC/Guardian Young Composer of the Year award for composition.